Ref. 3449 Superb property for sale between Paris and Deauville
Located in a village between Paris and Deauville, surrounded by a rolling and wooded countryside, this family property rebuilt in the early 18th century is constructed on the site of an older castle. The English park of about 13 acres (5ha40) is superb.
The main shops are at 2.5km, the historic center of Rouen is at 18 km and Paris, very accessible, is only at 100km.
Built in the early 18th century on the site of an older castle, the castle was rehabilitated under the First Empire with a plaster rendering that gives it this special charm. Located in the heart of the small village whose nearby church is visible, the place inspires relaxation with its calm and serenity. The entrance to the property is via a beautiful graveled driveway.
The castle has kept the charm of family homes, well exposed, it enjoys great interior clarity. Protected by its superb park and its walls in flint and brick, it allows a perfect intimacy.
With a living area of approximately 450 sqm, it comprises:
On the ground floor: main entrance with staircase with wrought iron banisters, small secondary entrance, 2 living rooms (33 and 32sqm), dining room, kitchen, storage space, wc.
On the first floor: 4 bedrooms, bathrooms, 4 toilets, small room.
On the 2nd floor under roof: 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms,Â wc and laundry room.
Many outbuildings, they include:
A half-timbered annex house completely renovated (180sqm) with: On the ground floor: entrance, large living room (54sqm), kitchen, library, bedroom, bathroom, wc; On the floor 2 rooms, bathroom w.c; cellars
A set of large outbuildings of 450sqm: located in the backyard of the castle and forming a semi-circle, they include:
Stables of 5 stalls
Former staff accommodations
A porch to access the meadows where the horses graze.
A superb dovecote covered with tiles of the country has kept 800 earthen balls.
Two small pavilions with white facades face each other: on the right side of the castle the old chapel and the kennel, on the left side the painting studio.
A caretaker's house used as a reception and pool house.
An old sheepfold and its woodshed, on the floor served by a wooden staircase, a large room used for hunting appointments. It was redone after a fire.
A bread oven in a state that can be used.
An orangery where are stored the plants in winter and gardener's kitchen.
A greenhouse heated with fuel and still used.
The classic park with its alignments was created in the seventeenth century by the family, then redrawn in the early nineteenth century to develop into a romantic arboretum while maintaining large structures (vegetable garden, orchard, orangery) …
Planted with remarkable ancient trees such as: chestnut, beech, linden, prunus and an exceptional magnolia of more than 200 years of 28m high!
Facing the castle, a great perspective offers a view beyond the drainage ditch and the woods. On either side extend the gardens.
The garden or more exactly 'the gardens' protected a series of compositions of 5,000 species of flowers, trees and shrubs with extraordinary names (sticks and candles of the devil, currency of the pope, raisin tree or spinach-strawberries...).
Garden of hedges and flowers, garden of bays, garden of the cloister with its roses and its aromatic plants, without forgetting a multitude of area arranged and carved such as the labyrinth offering an initiatory course.
The perfumes and songs of birds are omnipresent!
The old vegetable garden converted with swimming pool and pool house.
The closed orangery and the heated greenhouse.
Orchard planted with apple trees.
The meadows allow the horses to gambol quietly.
All in about 13 acres (5.40ha)